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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of metoprolol succinate oral.

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696 Total User Reviews

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Condition: High Blood Pressure
1/29/2016 6:53:23 AM

Reviewer: Texas Joe, 55-64 Male (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I don't recommend this med. I took it after stopping Lisinopril which made ringing of ears worse. I stopped Taking Metolrolol because i got problems breathing when i went outside,as if I developed an allergy. I also put on weight for no reason (my weight has always been steady and im not a sedentary person). My night time urination increased. I got a stubborn pain in my right foot that came an ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
11/13/2015 12:18:06 PM

Reviewer: Tammy, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I take vyvanse for adult attention deficit and it causes the higher blood pressure. My doctor finally has decided to put me on something since I almost failed my DOT physical for driving bus. I am a manager of a bus terminal and need to be on my game 100%. Since I have been on 50mg of this i have been miserable. I have awful headaches, dizziness, blurred vision, hip pain, my hands and feet are fre ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/25/2015 9:33:43 AM

Reviewer: notmeanymore, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have had a tough time after blood pressure diagnosis. This medicine has changed my quality of life, sick all the time. It has interfered with normal daily routine, the side effects are horrendous.

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/6/2015 2:17:35 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been taking this drug for a little over a year, and gained 25-30 pounds within 6 months. It does help lower your BP, but when your doctor tells you to lose weight to lower your BP, then prescribes you an Rx that makes you GAIN weight, it defeats the purpose! It is extremely hard to lose weight on this drug, and that is not the only side-effect I have experienced. I have vivid dreams, leg cr ... Show Full Comment

Condition: High Blood Pressure
10/2/2015 10:27:42 PM

Reviewer: Angela, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Exhausted,sick to my stomach after taking,sweating,never stopped menstruating,20 pounds overweight & I have been a size 3 my whole life!!! Memory loss. WTH!!!????

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